Hertz is car rental travel favourite in five countries in survey of 95,000 TripAdvisor community members


The Hertz Corporation, announced today that Hertz, the world’s largest general use car rental brand, has been named the travellers’ favourite Car Rental Agency in Canada, Italy, Singapore, Spain and the UK by the TripAdvisor community.

The world’s largest travel site named Hertz a 2014 Travellers’ Choice Favorite following a survey by 95,056 TripAdvisor users. The third annual Travellers’ Choice Awards for Travel Favourites highlight the top brands that travelers around the world prefer for their trips.

Mark Frissora, Hertz chairman and chief executive officer, said: “To be named the favourite Car Rental Agency in Canada, Italy, Singapore, Spain and the UK by the TripAdvisor community is a tremendous honour. TripAdvisor provides a voice for all travellers across the globe and therefore we are delighted Hertz has been recognised. The award is testament to the hard work of the Hertz teams who are committed to always delivering their best and going beyond customer expectations day in, day out. This is a great chance to say a big thank you to all TripAdvisor users who took part in the survey. We look forward to continuing to provide a flexible and first class travel experience for our customers.”

Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer, TripAdvisor, said: “The TripAdvisor community has spoken and Hertz was selected as a Travellers’ Choice Favourite for 2014. Travelers around the world can’t go wrong with these travel picks from our savvy community.”

The TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards recognise brands in dozens of categories, including Airline, Travel Magazine and Tablet Computer. To determine award winners, surveys were conducted in the 13 participating countries using a total panel of more than 5,500 TripAdvisor travelers to select a shortlist of brands/products in each category. A total of 95,056 travelers then selected their favorites from the shortlists.